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Bonsai People - The Vision of Muhammad Yunus

Event Date: 
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 - 5:30pm - 9:00pm
Event Location: 
University of Washington Kane Hall Seattle, WA 98195
United States

What if you could harness the power of the free market to solve the problems of poverty, hunger and inequality?

Muhammad Yunus and the Grameen Bank won the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize for providing microcredit loans to women. Now he´s pioneering a whole new movement: social business. And microcredit is just the tip of the iceberg!

Bonsai People is a feature-length documentary film by Holly Mosher that explores the work of Muhammad Yunus and his vision from microcredit to social business.

What: Reception and Seattle-premier screening of Bonsai People - The Vision of Muhammad Yunus
When: Wednesday, April 18th
Where: The film showing will be in room Kane 130, and the reception will be held in room Kane 225. For directions to UW's Kane Hall, click here.

Producer and Director: Holly Mosher

Keynote: David Stephens, Founding Member Grameen Technology Advisory Board at Grameen Foundation

Event Sponsor: Express Credit Union

For more information and to buy tickets, click here.

Location

University of Washington Kane Hall Seattle, WA 98195
United States